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Re: Why do so few mail providers support Port 587?
On Fri, 25 Feb 2005, just me wrote: > Most ISPs don't watch logs for the signs of abuse now, why would > they magically change their behavior and monitor logs if they > required auth? Just because there is more of an audit trail doesn't > mean that it will be used. Because now the server sending viruses is their outgoing mail server, which will get blocked via the various DNSBL's instead of the end-user machine, which should be much more of an incentive t clean things up. ========================================================== Chris Candreva -- email@example.com -- (914) 967-7816 WestNet Internet Services of Westchester http://www.westnet.com/